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ON No Data and form

Posted on 2011-02-15
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Experts, I do not see an On No Data event for forms.   I need a msgbox that appears if no data much like the ON No Data Event for reports.

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...much like the ON No Data Event for reports....

What you do if there is no data in a report is up to you as the developer.  There is no fixed outcome.

In a form, you can test the size of the recordset and certainly pop up a msgbox as you have indicated.

In the form load event procedure..

if me.recordsetclone.recordcount = 0 then
msgbox "There is no current data to display in this form"
else
' do nothing
end if
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thank you...it worked perfectly.
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